Labor dispute

Port of Oakland

West Coast Port Labor Dispute Bad For Bay Area Businesses; Obama Stepping In

Many businesses are reeling and now, the President plans to send Secretary of Labor Tom Perez to California to encourage both sides of the bargaining table to strike a deal.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

SFO Restaurant Workers Reach Tentative Agreement With Management After 2-Day Strike

San Francisco International Airport food service workers and restaurant management announced Friday that they have reached a tentative agreement on a six-year contract.


A passenger boards a San Francisco Muni bus on June 3, 2014 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Talks Halted In Labor Dispute Between San Francisco Muni Drivers, Management

After the two sides returned to the bargaining table, in an effort to end a labor dispute, the union of transit operators has walked away from those negotiations.


Bay Area Transit Workers Go On Strike

BART Union Leader Threatens ‘Bloodiest, Longest’ Strike As Negotiations Set To Resume

The two sides have until August 4 to reach an agreement or another strike could be in the works.


Concession workers greet each other at AT&T Park, July 18, 2013. (CBS)

10 Arrested At AT&T Park Demonstration Supporting Concession Workers

A demonstration in support of AT&T Park concession workers at a San Francisco Giants game on Tuesday night led to 10 arrests, police said.


Nurses from San Jose's Good Samaritan Hospital and Regional Medical Center kicked off a strike Thursday. (CBS)

Hundreds Of Nurses Walk Out At Two San Jose Hospitals

A large group of registered nurses walked off the job Thursday morning at two hospitals in San Jose.


Oakland nurses, Children's Hospital

Nurses Strike Ends At Oakland Children’s Hospital

Nurses returned to work at Children’s Hospital in Oakland after a three-day strike ended Friday morning, a hospital spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010

A 5-Fulton Muni bus. (CBS)

Muni Drivers Show Up To Work Despite ‘Sickout’ Rumor

A “sickout” by San Francisco Municipal Railway operators that was rumored to be in the works Tuesday did not happen.


New Controversy in SJ Labor Dispute

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS) _ San Jose firefighters have released an audiotape that they claim shows city officials knew they were putting public safety at risk when they voted to eliminate five fire companies.


Judge Rules in Favor of AC Transit Drivers

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ An Alameda County Superior Court judge has granted a preliminary injunction, preventing AC Transit from imposing further work rules against union bus drivers.